Jonathan Latham

Jonathan R. Latham, PhD is co-founder and executive director of the Bioscience Resource Project. He has published scientific papers in disciplines as diverse as plant ecology, virology, and genetics.

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Sunday, April 05, 2015
New Research Links Neonicotinoid Pesticides to Monarch Butterfly Declines
USDA researchers have identified the neonicotinoid insecticide clothianidin as a likely contributor to monarch butterfly declines in North America. The USDA research is published in the journal Science of Nature and was published online on April 3rd ( Pecenka and Lundgren 2015 ). ( ISN has had...
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Sunday, January 18, 2015
How the People Can Outwit the Global Domination Plans of Agribusiness
The strategic centerpiece of Monsanto PR is to focus on the promotion of one single compelling idea. The idea that they want you to believe in is that only they can produce enough for the future population. They wish you to therefore believe that non-industrial systems of farming, such as all those...
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Monday, March 05, 2012
Way Beyond Greenwashing: Have Corporations Captured “Big Conservation”?
Imagine an international mega-deal. The global organic food industry agrees to support international agribusiness in clearing as much tropical rainforest as they want for farming. In return, agribusiness agrees to farm the now-deforested land using organic methods, and the organic industry encourages its supporters to buy the resulting timber and food under the newly devised “Rainforest Plus” label.
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